Mumbai Indians IPL Squad 2017 – With the wise choices taken in 2017 IPL Auction, Mumbai Indians bought some quality Players to balance out their team. They spent ₹2 crore (which is $248,000) on Mitchel Johnson from Australia. Its not like they spent all their money on Foreign players like Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Mumbai Indians bought two Indian Players, K Gawtham for ₹3.2 crore and Karn Sharma for ₹3.2 crore also.
2017 IPL Auction Result: With money well spent, Mumbai Indians (MI) took in five best players in their team to make the playing XI more balanced and do win team. Mitchel Johnson, who is an Australian pacer and Indian all-rounder Karm Sharma and K Gawtham to get the best of their squad on a good level. Also, they bought Nicholas Pooran and Saurabh Tiwary which are also good team players and suitable for Mumbai Indians Team for Indian Premier League 2017.
Down below you can find out the whole squad list of MUMBAI INDIANS with the Team players they bought in the auction:
Mumbai Indians IPL Squad 2017 List
|1||Rohit Sharma (Captain)||Mitchell Johnson (₹ 2 crore)
|2||Harbhajan Singh||Karn Sharma (₹ 3.2 crores)|
|3||Ambati Rayudu||K Gawtham (₹3.2 crore)|
|4||Tim Southe||Nicholas Pooran (₹30 lakh)|
|5||Mitchell McClenaghan||Saurab Tiwary (₹30 lakh)|
|6||Kieron Pollard||Asela Gunaratne (₹30 lakh)
|7||Lendl Simmons||Kulwant Khejroliya (₹10 lakh)|
|14||R Vinay Kumar|
We are about to enter in the 10th edition of Indian Premier League 2017 (IPL 2017), and Mumbai League is the top and hottest competitor in the game with the squad list of 14 of 20 players from last season. They hold the 14 players which they used in 2016 IPL match, including 6 foreign players. But somehow they had to let go 10 players from their team in 2017 Auction.
How Mumbai Indians let go fewer team players and hold the old teammates, it shows how happy they are from their squad and how much the team is confident about their performance in IPL 2017.
However, they had the budget of 11 crores in their pocket to use in IPL Auction 2017, which they used on some foreign player but lots of fresh Indian faces to little refresh the team squad list.
What can you expect from MUMBAI INDIANS in IPL 2017 Season
Ricky Ponting is managing the whole team Mumbai Indians. He issued his expertise and also pretty savvy techniques to find the best player for the squad in Auction so that he can balance out the team and get the most out of them.
Including Rohit Sharma, they retain the pretty much whole squad who won the 2016 Season. As Rohit being such an outstanding performer for the team with their brilliant performance in 20-20 matches. But they surprised everyone by letting the best middle batsman of their squad, Corey Anderson go out of the team. As Corey could take the whole team to the win alone by their balling and batting, it comes out as a shock to Mumbai Indians fans.
From last season Lasith Malinga proved the owners and to the Ricky pointing that he is the best choice they ever made, as putting the best performance of his career in bowling for their team.
Prediction for their upcoming IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians are not so over confidence, but the best squad in the league. Who also a two back to back winner of Indian Premier League. That’s why they didn’t chop off their best squad. And we can expect them again in finals, battling for the trophy.